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How can small businesses apply lessons learned from past crises to the current climate?

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
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About the Event

Justworks is here to support you and your team in this time of uncertainty. An economic downturn, like the one we're living through now, can feel like the most uncertain time of all — especially for small businesses.

In this session, Mike Seckler, SVP and Chief Operating Officer at Justworks, will share the lessons he learned as a tech entrepreneur during the dot-com bubble, and how these lessons can apply to today's business climate.

There will be plenty of time for Q&A — submit your questions in advance or ask them during the presentation.

How and when to make difficult decisions to weather a downturn
Why empathy is crucial for today's business leaders
Strategies for building a more resilient company — now, and for the future


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Michael Seckler
President and Chief Executive Officer at Justworks

Mike's tenure at Justworks began in 2015 as its first independent board member. After four and a half years serving in this capacity, he transitioned from the Board to join as Chief Operating Officer in 2019 and later to the role of President & CEO in 2022.

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Moses Balian
Human Resources Consulting Manager at Justworks

Moses provides HR guidance and solutions that are tailored to the needs of Justworks' customers -- many of whom experience rapid growth and encounter the numerous challenges associated with starting a business.

This material has been prepared for informational purposes only, and is not intended to provide, and should not be relied on for, legal or tax advice. If you have any legal or tax questions regarding this content or related issues, then you should consult with your professional legal or tax advisor.

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